Where You Can Live On The Moon

Researchers at Purdue University are designing a moon habitat whose surprising location makes it resilient and safe.

How We Used To Use Our Time

Released during June, the 2020 American Time Use Survey (ATUS) gives us the perfect opportunity to see the impact of working remotely.

The Problem With Picking Peppers

New Mexico has a problem with picking green chile peppers because of fewer agricultural workers and some difficulties with mechanization.

How a Caviar Sandwich Is Like a Model T Ford

Sometimes low cost production can make goods as different as a caviar sandwich and a Model T Ford more similar than we might expect.

Will Your Holiday Gift Arrive On Time?

The surge in demand for fast and free e-commerce deliveries has made the shipper’s “last mile” the most challenging segment of your package’s journey.

A Mozart String Quartet and Health Care

A question: How does a Mozart String Quartet resemble health care? The answer: Both have Dr. Baumol’s Cost Disease Eighty-eight year old economist William J. Baumol expressed concern in today’s NY Times about health care cost control. Comparing health-care to…